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Re: Gene's greenhouse

Even a holding greenhouse sounds great Kathy. That's what sort of sets
our MG nursery back a bit - no greenhouse. As Gene said he can start
getting plugs in in Feb; we have to wait until mid April, so we get a
slow start.


-- Cornergar@aol.com wrote:
I think I am grateful now that I made the decision to go passive solar only 
in my grnhse so I do not have any gas bills. I do have power so in really 
extreme weather I can leave lights on for enough additional warmth to keep from 
losing everything. It seldom gets below 28F even with several cloudy 0 degree 
days in a row. Of course I'm not really "growing" anything...just holding. But it 
works for holding the more tender things in 1 gal pots and I can be out there 
potting up plugs and bare root in Feb. Don't have running water 'tho which is 
sort of a pain but do-able. By the end of Mar I'm bursting at the seams but 
by then I can start hardening off which isn't too difficult as the pots have 
been subject to a hard life already! Am still anxious to try hypertufa. It's a 
New Years resolution! I like this time of year..Anticipation is high ( and the 
body doesn't hurt too much yet). kathy

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